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Andrias japonicus (Temminck, 1836)
Japanese Giant Salamander
family: Cryptobranchidae
genus: Andrias

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Country Japan
Date Recorded 2009-12-31
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Notes A new program in Japan is helping giant salamanders get past dams built to control flooding so the rare amphibians can lay their eggs upstream.
Recorded By Public Television Wild Chronicles, from National Geographic Mission Programs
Source http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2009/12/091231-salamander-video-wcvin.html
Copyright Public Television Wild Chronicles, from National Geographic Mission Programs
Date Entered 2010-03-03

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